ICTP-SAIFR Science Journalism Fellowship

The ICTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research (ICTP-SAIFR, www.ictp-saifr.org ) announces the opening of two FAPESP science journalism fellowships. One of the fellowships will be for writing, while the other will be dedicated to audiovisual.

The fellowship is offered to applicants who have been accepted in or have completed a course of Introduction to Science Journalism.

The FAPESP science journalism fellowship (http://www.fapesp.br/47 ) is for 6 months with possible extension for up to 12 months, and the monthly tax-free salary varies between R$ 2,349.60 and R$ 8,479.20, depending on the background of the approved candidate (http://www.fapesp.br/3162).

The person selected for the writing position will be expected to write texts in English and Portuguese for ICTP-SAIFR´s blog, interview researchers and ICTP-SAIFR visitors, write articles for newspapers (e.g. Jornal da UNESP) and write texts for social network (Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn).

The person selected for the audiovisual position will work with production of audiovisual content for instagram and Youtube channel SAIFR Divulga! and will also be involved with the production of podcasts.

Review of applications will begin in May 2023 and will continue until the positions have been filled. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.